Arthur Miller: Death of a Salesman

(Play, 448 pp. 1996)

Miller’s award-winning 1949 play about traveling salesman Willy Loman, his wife, and their two sons is accompanied by essays contextualizing and elucidating the play.

  • Discussion questions
  • Review by Brooks Atkinson, New York Times, February 11, 1949
  • Essay by Arthur Miller on the first anniversary of “The Death of a Salesman,” New York Times, February 5,1950
  • Obituary: New York Times, February 11, 2005
  • Video: Jonathan Miller interviews Arthur Miller about atheism (29 min.)